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Sep 7, 2010 7:00pm EDT
of the most renowned figures in modern dance, judith jamison, who was honored with a tribute at the white house today. >> lehrer: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> lehrer: two new polls released today show democrats in deep trouble with november's midterm elections less than two months away. newshour correspondent kwame holman begins our coverage. >> reporter: the polls paint a grim picture for the president and congressional democrats. according to an abc news/"washington post" survey, 46% of the country approves of the job mr. obama is doing as president while 52% disapprove. in the fight for control of congress, meanwhile, republicans hold a 53-40 advantage among those most interested in voting this fall. a separate nbc news/wall street journal poll meanwhile showed 61% of americans thinks the
Sep 7, 2010 4:00am PDT
judith jamison, renowned artistic director for the alvin ailey dance theater. >>> all day long you can stay on top of the very latest developments in those stories and others as they break on msnbc. and tonight be sure to watch brian williams with "nbc nightly news." >>> and, finally, here's a look at what's coming up later this morning on the "today" show. a "today" exclusive. an interview with the family lawyer of missing teen natalee holloway as suspect joran van der sloot speaks out. >>> and "today's" first jobs, what matt, meredith, al, and ann did before bringing you the news. >>> and now keep it on this channel for continuing local news, weather, sports, and more. i'm lynn berry. thanks for watching "early today," just your first stop of the day, today on your nbc station. the day, today on your nbc station. have a good one. -- captions by vitac --
Sep 8, 2010 5:00am EDT
attended a dance workshop and were treated to tributes to judith jamison. there were saying there were affleck's more than -- there were saying there were more athletes than dancers. >> that the lead. that is what "dancing with the stars" has revealed. >>> au pair has a new honor. she will be recognized as a kennedy center honorees. she has been nominated for a golden globe. paul mccartney, bill jones, and merle haggard have also been recognized. final heading into oprah's season. nice to get some recognition. >> there will not be anything left that au pair has not won. has earned it all. >>> outside, we have 72 degrees. >> you're watching "good mornin droiiiid. what this droid does will change how you do web connections. this creates a mobile 3g hotspot, powerful enough to fuel multiple devices at will. putting you at the center of your own world wide web. introducing the new droid x. the next generation of does. >>> a new store it is sparking a big battle in manassas. >> resident had a chance to speak out about it last night. this will be on battle street. it will sell adult dvd's an
Sep 4, 2010 12:00pm EDT
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Sep 7, 2010 10:00pm EDT
. >>> an incredible celebration of dance at the white house tonight for famed choreographer judith jamison. first lady michelle obama hosted the event in the east room. jamison spent 20 years as a dance instructor and artistic instructor for the alvin daley dance theater in new york. we'll be right back. thh >>> told felt like august the 37th, but septemberlike temperatures are on the way. forecast is next. [ male announcer ] have something you love doing? cheerios could be your ticket to do it. big time. you could win a once in a lifetime chance to live your passion by choosing from t never-dreamed-possible prizes. from a customized v.i.p. vacation, to a hollywood red carpet experience, to cooking with a celebrity chef, and more. find details on specially marked boxes of cheerios. why cheerios? because whatever you love doing, you'll need a healthy heart to do it. ♪ >>> welcome back, everyone. we squeezed out a beautiful habe take weekend and today heated up to 90 -- labor day weekend and today heated up to 94 degrees. it's still going to be warm tomorrow but not 94. 88 degrees
Sep 20, 2010 12:30am EDT
a great honor to have been able to speak backstage to this year's phoenix award honorees, judith jamison, harry belafonte, sheila oliver, and simeon booker. thank you for everything that you've done for america. [applause] i know you've spent a good deal of time during cbc weekend talking about a whole range of issues, and talking about what the future holds not just for the african american community, but for the united states of america. i've been spending some time thinking about that, too. [laughter] and at this time of great challenge, one source of inspiration is the story behind the founding of the congressional black caucus. i want us to all take a moment and remember what was happening 40 years ago when 13 black members of congress decided to come together and form this caucus. it was 1969. more than a decade had passed since the supreme court decided brown versus board of education. it had been years since selma and montgomery, since dr. king had told america of his dream -- all of it culminating in the passage of the civil rights act and the voting rights act. the foun
Sep 8, 2010 7:00am EDT
the white house. it was in honor of judith jamison. she spent 20 years as a instructor at the dance theater in new york. >>> well they say invitation is the sincerest form of flattery so lady gaga should love this story. our cameras caught dozens of fans heading into her concert last night dressed up in her most memorable costumes. >> are you going to say anything? >> i'm saying, steve chenevey went to the concert. >> and the people watching were as entertaining as the show itself. >> did you get involved in the side show, the acting? >> i watched it. >> lady gaga, no outfit. because it doesn't translate well to men. >> not to me at least. a lot of people were dressed up. >> was it a good show? >> yeah. >> she can swing, no doubt about that. >> that's true. >>> the adams morgan day festival, the longest continuing festival in the district of columbia. >> holly is learning more about the event going on this sunday. holly, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it's a beautiful morning out here and we're excited about the event coming up this weekend. there are a lot of fall festiva
Sep 8, 2010 2:05am PDT
was a tribute to iconic dancer judith jamison, who called dance the soul of this nation. she certainly is beautiful. they say in case you're wondering this is more athletic than artistic. i think you can see that, jus looking phy. etdd jing >> we'll be right back with more "world news now." let me tell you about a very important phone call i made. when i got my medicare card, i realized i needed an aarp... medicare supplement nsurance card, too. medicare is one of the great things about turning 65, but it doesn't cover everything. in fact, it only pays up to " 80% of your part b expenses. if you're already on or eligible for medicare call now to find out how an aarp... medicare supplement insurance plan / insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company, helps cover some of .the medical expenses... / not paid by medicare part b. that can save you from paying .up to thousands of dollars... out of your own pocket. these are the only medicare supplement insurance plans... exclusively endorsed by aarp. when you call now, you'll get this free information kit... with all you need to e
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